The presidency's first newspaper, the Madras Courier, was started on 12 October 1785, by Richard Johnston, a printer employed by the British East India Company. The first Indian-owned English-language newspaper was The Madras Crescent which was established by freedom-fighter Gazulu Lakshminarasu Chetty in October 1844.
The Sheriff of Madras was an apolitical titular position of authority bestowed for one year on a prominent citizen of Madras. The post was abolished in 1998. The post was abolished in 1998. The position of Sheriff of Madras was created in the Madras Charter of 1726 which came into force on 17 August 1727.
Sep 25, 2021 · On a petition filed by Samikannu, the Madras High Court ordered CBI probe in 2004 and five years later on on 9 March, 2009, the CBI filed a chargesheet in the case arraigning 15 people as the accused. Those accused in the case included Kannagi’s father, elder brothers, two relatives of Murugesan, DSP Chellamuthu and Inspector Tamilmaran.
Sep 22, 2021 · The court was hearing the petition filed by Sivakumar and Murali. They sought quashing of the final report filed against them pending before the Judicial Magistrate VI, Madurai
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